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Upcoming on Wednesday: Interior Subcommittee Hearing on FY2016 Budget Request for the U.S. Department of the Interior

Release Date: 
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee Chairman Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) will conduct a hearing Wednesday, March 4, to review the FY2016 budget requests for the U.S. Department of the Interior.  The 10:00 a.m. hearing will be webcast and testimony will be made available after the hearing begins.

Upcoming on Wednesday: Defense Subcommittee hearing on FY2016 budget request for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps

Release Date: 
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Defense Subcommittee Chairman Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) will conduct a hearing Wednesday, March 4, to review the FY2016 budget requests for the United States Navy and Marine Corps.  The 10:30 a.m. hearing will be webcast and testimony will be made available after the hearing begins.

Upcoming on Wednesday: Energy & Water Subcommittee Hearing on FY2016 Request for the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Release Date: 
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Energy and Water Development Subcommittee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) will conduct a hearing Wednesday, March 4 to review the FY 2016 budget request for the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. The 2:30 p.m. hearing will be webcast and testimony will be made available after the hearing begins. 

Boozman Opening Statement on FY16 Budget Request for Treasury Dept., Internal Revenue Service

Release Date: 
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-Ark.), Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, today delivered the following opening statement during a subcommittee hearing to review the FY2016 budget request for the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service.

Financial Services Subcommittee Hearing on FY2016 Budget Request for the U.S. Department of the Treasury

Release Date: 
Monday, March 02, 2015

Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee Chairman John Boozman (R-Ark.) will conduct a hearing Tuesday, March 3, to review the FY2016 budget requests for the Department of the Treasury, including the Internal Revenue Service.  The 2:30 p.m. hearing will be webcast and testimony will be made available after the hearing begins.

Cochran Calls for Renewed Use of Conference Committees as Homeland Security Funding Stalemate Continues

Release Date: 
Monday, March 02, 2015
U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, today said Senators should resume the regular practice of using conference committee negotiations with the House of Representatives to resolve policy differences between the two bodies.

Cochran Names New Majority Clerks for Senate Appropriations Committee

Release Date: 
Friday, February 27, 2015
U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced the appointment of new Republican Appropriations Subcommittee clerks

Shelby Opening Statement on Department of Commerce FY2016 Budget Request

Release Date: 
Thursday, February 26, 2015

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce-Justice-Science (CJS), today delivered the following opening statement during a subcommittee hearing to review the FY2016 budget request for the U.S. Department of Commerce.